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Electrochemical intramolecular dehydrogenative C–S bond formation for the synthesis of benzothiazoles

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Abstract

An external oxidant-free intramolecular dehydrogenative C–S cross-coupling has been developed under undivided electrolytic conditions. Various 2-aminobenzothiazoles could be synthesized with up to 99% yield from the direct combination of aryl isothiocyanates with amines. In the presence of a base, this reaction protocol is also applicable for the synthesis of benzothiazoles from N-aryl thioamides.

Graphical abstract: Electrochemical intramolecular dehydrogenative C–S bond formation for the synthesis of benzothiazoles

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The article was received on 13 Feb 2017, accepted on 21 Mar 2017 and first published on 21 Mar 2017


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00468K
Citation: Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
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    Electrochemical intramolecular dehydrogenative C–S bond formation for the synthesis of benzothiazoles

    P. Wang, S. Tang and A. Lei, Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article , DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00468K

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